The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Social Media Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media Manager
Rank 896 924 990
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +66
Permanent jobs requiring a Social Media Manager 13 41 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.038% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.039% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 12 27 13
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £31,080
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £52,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,250 £31,750 £72,500
% change year-on-year
-17.32% -56.20%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
95982 104272 114131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 80766 85499 93521
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Social Media Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Social Media Manager in the job title.

Social Media Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Social Media Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Social Media Manager within the UK.

Social Media Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Social Media Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media Manager over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 within the UK.

Social Media Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Social Media Manager
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -6 12 £45,000 +28.57% 3
London +22 7 £50,675 +44.78% 2
Manchester - 4 £22,500 -
North West - 4 £22,500 -
City of London +48 1 £48,850 -11.18%
South East +10 1 £32,500 -2.98%
Scotland - 1 £40,000 -
Surrey - 1 £32,500 -
Glasgow - 1 £40,000 -
Guildford - 1 £32,500 -

Social Media Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, Social Media Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Social Media Manager in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Social Media
2 13 (56.52%) Marketing
3 10 (43.48%) Digital Marketing
3 10 (43.48%) Analytics
4 9 (39.13%) Google
5 7 (30.43%) Facebook
5 7 (30.43%) Twitter
6 6 (26.09%) SEO
7 5 (21.74%) Project Management
8 4 (17.39%) Content Management
8 4 (17.39%) Google Analytics
8 4 (17.39%) HTML
8 4 (17.39%) CMS
9 3 (13.04%) Migration
9 3 (13.04%) Finance
9 3 (13.04%) WebTrends
9 3 (13.04%) Adobe
9 3 (13.04%) PMP
9 3 (13.04%) PMI Certification
9 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
9 3 (13.04%) CRM
9 3 (13.04%) Graphic Design
9 3 (13.04%) Data Migration
9 3 (13.04%) Adobe Analytics
9 3 (13.04%) Web Analytics
9 3 (13.04%) Google Apps
9 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (13.04%) Social Media Marketing
9 3 (13.04%) Line Management
9 3 (13.04%) Radian6

Social Media Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (17.39%) CMS
2 2 (8.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Radian6
1 3 (13.04%) WebTrends
2 2 (8.70%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Google Analytics
2 3 (13.04%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (13.04%) Google Apps
3 2 (8.70%) Silverpop
4 1 (4.35%) AdWords
4 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Subversion
General
1 13 (56.52%) Marketing
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Advertising
3 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Brand Awareness
4 1 (4.35%) Electronics
4 1 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Multimedia
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (100.00%) Social Media
2 3 (13.04%) Graphic Design
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Copywriting
3 2 (8.70%) Digital Media
3 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.70%) User Experience
4 1 (4.35%) Blog
4 1 (4.35%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Analytics
1 10 (43.48%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (26.09%) SEO
3 5 (21.74%) Project Management
4 4 (17.39%) Content Management
5 3 (13.04%) CRM
5 3 (13.04%) Data Migration
5 3 (13.04%) Line Management
5 3 (13.04%) Migration
5 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.04%) Social Media Marketing
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (13.04%) Web Analytics
6 2 (8.70%) Change Control
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.70%) Digital Analytics
6 2 (8.70%) Marketing Strategy
7 1 (4.35%) Online Marketing
7 1 (4.35%) Pay per click
7 1 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) PMI Certification
1 3 (13.04%) PMP
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Google
2 7 (30.43%) Facebook
2 7 (30.43%) Twitter
3 3 (13.04%) Adobe
4 2 (8.70%) IBM
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 2 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.35%) Sony
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